Game Jawns

Game Jawns

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The podcast about all things games!


Couches, Comrades & Co-op Episode
Jul 9 • 72 min
The Game Jawns crew sans Mitch sits down with Anthony Zoccola and Russell James to discuss Cooperative Games. They discuss the game “A Way Out”, walking down memory lane, and the key differences between competitive and cooperative games. Have a listen,…
Mouthwash Made Me Want To Make Video Games - with Marcus Cenci
Jul 2 • 72 min
The Game Jawns crew sits down with Game Developer and Professor, Marcus Cenci at the virtual table. They have a very interesting discussion about the how Marcus got bit by the game development bug. They also talk about the games that Marcus helped develop…
eSports Homerun Episode
Jun 25 • 68 min
The Game Jawns crew welcome back Dr. Jeff Kuhn to the virtual table. They have a very interesting discussion about the world of eSports. Have a listen, enjoy, and leave us one of those amazing 5 star ratings! Episode 37 Info: Podcasters: Mitch Cook…
Jordielocks and the Three Podcasters Episode
Jun 18 • 59 min
The crew welcome special guest, Jordielocks to the virtual table to talk about being a gamer, a member of @TeamVove, a Twitch streamer and a content creator on TikTok. Balancing all that on top of being an RN! Have a listen, enjoy, and leave us one of…
Growing Up Game Dev Episode
Jun 11 • 66 min
The crew welcome special guest, Matt Bull to the table to talk about growing up as a game developer. Have a listen and leave us one of those amazing 5 star ratings! Episode 35 Info: Podcasters: Mitch Cook @TheMitchCook Reilly Zink @trippingover2ft Jack…
Qualms with Quarantine Episode
Jun 4 • 70 min
Mitch, Reilly and Jack sit around their virtual table to discuss how things are going with them and each of them are coping in a state of quarantine. Episode 33 Info: Podcasters: Mitch Cook @TheMitchCook Reilly Zink @trippingover2ft Jack Forschner…
Joe Willmon is Distracted by Games Episode
May 28 • 98 min
The Crew sits down with Joe Willmon from Unity Technologies and they talk about what Developer Relations Manager does. We also delve into how Joe got into games and what he’s playing now. The show continues with philosophical debate and shared love for…
Leaky Episode
May 21 • 61 min
The crew sits down to discuss the good, bad and ugly when it comes to content and story leaks in games and other media. Episode 32 Info: The Crew: Mitch Cook @TheMitchCook Jack Forschner @jackforschner Reilly Zink @TrippingOver2Ft Like what you hear?…
Xbox Showcase Episode
May 14 • 69 min
The crew sits down and talks about the many of the games revealed at the Xbox Series X Gameplay event from May 7th, 2020. Episode 31 Info: The Crew: Anthony Zoccola @anthonyzoccola Jack Forschner @jackforschner Reilly Zink @TrippingOver2Ft Savannah…
Nookfather Episode
May 7 • 66 min
The crew sits down and talks with our very own Savannah Copeland to discuss all things Animal Crossing. Whether you started playing these games back when it debuted in 2001 or you’re taking your first steps into these games with the New Horizons game,…
Gamer Profile Episode
Apr 30 • 81 min
The crew sits down and talks with returning guests, Russell James and Sean Collins about gamer profiles. What different types of gamers are out there? What do we like to do? Are we explorers, achievement hunters, killers, creatives, or socialites? Find…
Audio Wizardry Episode
Apr 23 • 73 min
Our very own Audio Director, Stephen Angello sits down with the rest of the Game Jawns crew. They discuss what it’s like writing and composing music, creating sound effects for games and other types of projects. They delve into Steve’s past and see how he…
VR Development Episode
Apr 16 • 63 min
The Game Jawns crew sits down with special guest and VR Developer, Drew Marfurt. While talking with Drew, they dive into his background, how he got into game development and ultimately, Virtual Reality development. They discuss VR games, hardware, and…
Game Journalism Episode
Apr 9 • 70 min
The Game Jawns crew sits down (remotely) with special guest and game journalist, Bob Fekete. In talking with Bob, they discuss his background, how he got into games and journalism. They find out what inspires our guest. The crew also has him give us some…
2020 Hall of Fame Episode
Apr 2 • 72 min
The Game Jawns crew sits down (remotely). We discuss this year’s finalists for the World Game Hall of Fame. We debate what we think is missing from the list. And what does and doesn’t belong in the discussions as Hall of Fame Games! Join us on twitter…
Remote Episode
Mar 26 • 84 min
The Game Jawns crew sits down remotely for the first time. As we move forward in to this social distancing world, join us at our virtual table and enjoy our conversations about what tools we use in our work and the games we play as game developers and…
Horror that is GameStop Episode
Mar 19 • 73 min
The Game Jawns crew sits down to talk about the downfall of GameStop stores, flip phones, horror games, and much more! Episode 22 Info: Hosts: Mitch Cook Reilly Zink Guest Podcasters: Kayleigh Shaw Dana Woltz Producer: Anthony Zoccola Audio Engineer:…
Ratha Con Episode
Mar 12 • 83 min
The Game Jawns crew sits down to talk with a special guest, Alyse Carter Schultz. They talk about desert islands, masterpiece games, cosplay, tabletop games and the Ratha Con event happening in Athens, Ohio in April! Episode 22 Info: Hosts: Mitch Cook…
League Episode
Mar 5 • 74 min
The Game Jawns crew sit down and discusses League of Legends, Riot games, toxic game communities and much more! Podcast Info:Host: Mitch Cook @MCook2016Co-host: Jack Forschner @JackForschnerGuest Podcasters: Jay Palacios @naelanightshade & Reilly Zink…
Worldbuilding Episode
Feb 27 • 75 min
The Game Jawns crew sits down and talks with returning guests Faith Shields and Sean Collins to discuss aspects of Worldbuilding in games. While covering this subject they talk about games like: Skyrim, Oblivion, the Assassin’s Creed series and many more!…
Tamagotchi is Still a Thing Episode
Feb 20 • 71 min
The Game Jawns crew sits down and talks with returning guests Andy Johnson and Reilly Zink about Fire Emblem Heroes, Pokemon GO and other mobile games, special edition game console designs and performance, augmented reality, Tamagotchis and much more!…
Why the Kinect Didn’t Connect Episode
Feb 13 • 82 min
The Game Jawns crew sits down and talks about all kinds of VR and AR hardware with returning guest Shane Casserly along with a new presence at the table, Will Gray. They discuss Vive, Oculus, Samsung Odyssey, Windows Mixed Reality, Wii, Microsoft Kinect,…
Humongous Bone Episode
Feb 5 • 97 min
The Game Jawns crew are excited to be sitting down with two developers from the Cleveland based game company, Humongous Bone! Kent Engel and Adam Kalavsky chat with us about their game upbringing, schooling, throwing sharks, train jams, squading it up in…
Photogrammetry, Virtual Reality and Following your Dreams Episode
Jan 30 • 65 min
The Game Jawns crew sits down and talks about photogrammetry in games, virtual reality, launching a new Patreon and following your dreams! Returning guest podcasters Reilly Zink and Russell James weigh in on all these things and more!Podcast Info:Host:…
Minecraft is a Game. The Counter-Argument Episode
Jan 23 • 85 min
The Game Jawns crew sits down with special guest podcaster, Daniel Warmke! In this episode, respect and civility are on display as an eloquent counter-argument is given on the subject of Minecraft being a game. Oh who are we kidding!?!?! The challenge…
Nintendo Please Sponsor Us Episode
Jan 16 • 78 min
The Game Jawns crew sits down with two new guests to the table, Warren Stratton and Andy Johnson. They discuss all things Nintendo, innovation in hardware designs, backwards compatibility, Burger King and much more! Podcast Info:Host: Mitch Cook…
Audio is Black Magic Episode
Jan 9 • 80 min
The Game Jawns crew is super excited to welcome some special guests to the the table this week! Dr. Chip Linscott aka the Audio Wizard & Jordan Herron aka the Sorcerer’s Apprentice join the crew as they discuss all things audio. Ambisonics, Game Music and…
Zombie and a Pokemon Walk into a Bar Episode
Jan 2 • 68 min
Start off the New Year right… The first episode of Game Jawns for 2020 is here!The gang sits down to talk about things that impacted them from the previous decade, review boosting and bombing, Pokemon, Zombies, branching narratives and much more! Podcast…
Games of Christmas Past Episode
Dec 26, 2019 • 70 min
Happy Holidays from all of us at Game Jawns & Lantern Light Studios!The gang talks this week all about their favorite game memories from Christmases past.Podcast Info:Host: Mitch Cook (@MCook2016)Co-host: Anthony Zoccola (@AnthonyZoccola)Guest Podcasters:…
30 Year Old Gamer Episode
Dec 19, 2019 • 71 min
In this episode the gang sits down with what some would call an “enigma”. A rarity for sure, our special guest podcaster Russell James. Stay a while and listen as Russell tells us his story about how it took three decades of his life to become a true…
ATHEMOS, VR Headsets and Headcrabs Episode
Dec 12, 2019 • 67 min
In Episode 9 the gang talks about the ATHEMOS game project they’ve been developing, VR Headsets, Headcrabs and much more!Podcast Info:Host: Mitch Cook (@MCook2016)Co-host: Reilly Zink (On Instagram)Guest Podcasters: Spencer Rosenberger (@Big_Papa_42) &…
Minecraft is Not a Game Episode
Dec 5, 2019 • 72 min
The Game Jawns crew is super excited to welcome a special guest to the the table this week! Dr. Jeff Kuhn joins the crew as they discuss what is and isn’t a game, Minecraft, literacy in game culture, educational games, fun in failure, game mechanics, and…
Thanksgiving Episode
Nov 28, 2019 • 74 min
Happy Thanksgiving! The Game Jawns crew talks all about food in video games and classic board games. Perfect jawns to play over your holiday break. Podcast Info:Host: Mitch Cook - @MCook2016Guest Co-host: Anthony Zoccola - @AnthonyZoccolaGuest Podcasters:…
Revenge of the Mitch Episode
Nov 21, 2019 • 66 min
Looks like Mitch was able to find a way to escape the closet he was locked in over the last week. He’s back with some of the usual suspects as they discuss their development on our game: Project Denture, other game trailers, puzzles, speed-running, Portal…
Reilly Hostile Takeover Episode
Nov 14, 2019 • 53 min
Things get shaken up a little when Reilly has a hostile takeover of the host’s chair for this episode. Listen in as she leads the discussion on game and creative development.Podcast Info:Host: Reilly ZinkCo-host: Jack Forschner - @JackForschnerGuest…
Ugly Dev Kits, Touch Designer and Super Heroes Episode
Nov 7, 2019 • 63 min
Game Jawns is a Lantern Light Studios produced podcast that’s all about things that have to do with video games. We’re a group of moonlighting game developers who have passion for games and anything else that inspires us to make them.
Stadia, Nostalgia, Sims and Social Workers Episode
Oct 31, 2019 • 67 min
In Episode 3 the gang talks about Stadia, Nostalgia, the Sims, Social Workers and much more!Podcast Info:Host: Mitch CookCo-host: Jack ForschnerGuest Podcasters: Sean Collins & Dana WoltzLike what you hear? Don’t forget to follow and share us around to…
All In Episode
Oct 24, 2019 • 68 min
Looks like we’re gonna keep doing this podcast thing. In other words, we’re All In! In Episode 2 we talk about Riot Games, Gwent, Nintendo, LEGOs, MMO’s, Star Wars, and much more! Buckle in and join on this crazy ride!Podcast Info:Host: Mitch CookCo-host:…
Beta Episode
Oct 18, 2019 • 52 min
The first ever Game Jawns, a Lantern Light Studios Podcast! Enjoy our beta test, which is episode one. Come along with us on this adventure as we take our first steps into the podcasting realm.Podcast Info:Host: Mitch CookCo-host: Jack ForschnerGuest…